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Bruce Johnstone Offers Concerts And Valuable Workshops
Join Him in Fredonia April 17 & 25

Bruce JohnstoneBruce Johnstone, one of the country’s premier baritone saxophonists, longtime JazzErie member and supporter, and SUNY Fredonia music faculty member, will be performing and conducting a workshop during two days in April in nearby Fredonia and Jamestown..

April 17 Concerts & Clinics

Tuesday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m., the Robert Scharmann Theater at Jamestown Community College will present a Jazz Showcase Concert.  Featured will be:

•    Bruce Johnstone, with Fredonia’s Wednesday Night Big Bands, “The Hot Club of Fredonia,” a tribute to Django Reinhardt and Stephan Grapelli;

•    “The Carousel Strings,” a ten-piece string section plus rhythm section, featuring Bruce Johnstone.

Admission for the concert is $3 for students; $5 for general admission.

These programs will be preceded by an open clinic for music educators and interested parties conducted by Bruce Johnstone.  The Clinic will begin at 5:30 p.m.  Contact Mike Kelly at Jamestown Community College, 716/338-1157, for directions and more information about these programs.

April 25 Concert

On Wednesday, April 25 at 8:00 p.m., the Wednesday Night Big Bands and the Carousel Strings will perform with Bruce Johnstone.  The concert is at Diers Recital Hall. 

Any or all of these will be a great chance to get your Spring, 2012 Bruce Johnstone fix!

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Editor's Note: We originally reported a concert to be held on Monday, April 16 at 8:00 Rosch Recital Hall on the SUNY Fredonia campus. That information was incorrect.

By David VanAmburg
September 3, 2013